Awards & Memberships


After Joining IITM

  1. Awarded with Cash Prize of Rs 10000/- and Certificate for the Research Article “India develops a methodology to reduce drag of ships by 43%”, submitted to Augmenting Writing Skills for Articulating Research (AWSAR) is a new initiative conceptualized & supported by National Council for Science & Technology Communication (NCSTC) Division, Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt of India with Sudhir Sindagi Phd Student


  1. Awarded with Second Prize by Springer Publications with USD 200 and the Certificate for the paper with title “Numerical investigation of influence of Micro Bubble injection, distribution, void fraction and flow speed on frictional drag reduction”, presented in International Conference of Ocean Engineering (ICOE) 2018 organized by Department of Ocean Engineering, IIT Madras – Feb 2018 with Sudhir Sindagi Phd Student


Awards before 2016

SlNo Nature Name of the prize/Award Awarded by Awarded for Year of the award
5 Pinup in uniform Commendation by Chief of Naval Staff Indian Navy Proving watertight integrity of more than 25 Indian Naval Ships(275 compartments) 2010
4 Pinup in uniform Commendation by Flag Officer Commending in Chief,    Western Naval Command, Mumbai


Indian Navy Proving of watertight integrity of

INS  Sujatha

3 Medal and cash prize SAM Dotiwala CASH award INA Delhi Chapter best technical paper  presented at INA (Delhi Chapter)


2 Pinup in uniform Commendation by Flag Officer Commending in Chief,     Eastern Naval Command,Vishakapatnam


Indian navy Innovation in preservation of wooden Boats for local fisherman Visakapatnam. 2001
1 Medal Commodore Garg Silver Medal of the Vice Chief of the    Naval Staff for


IIT Delhi Best Design project and Dissertation in    DIIT(NC) 1998